Don't-Miss Health and Fitness Stories

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Misfit's Speedo Shine swim tracker gets an upgrade just in time for pool season

Prefer swimming to running? Misfit's new Speedo Shine 2 tracks your laps, your sleep, and your steps.

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New Fitbit feature will remind you to be an adult and go to sleep already

More rest and more activity lead to a lower BMI.

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Pebble 2 and Pebble Time 2 add heart sensors, and Pebble Core stands in for your phone

Pebble gets serious about fitness, with two new smartwatches that track your heart rate. And the Core boasts GPS, 3G, and extra storage when you want to leave your smartphone behind.

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Qardio's smart medical devices will now share data with your doctor

For patients with chronic health conditions, this data-sharing platform could be a life-saver.

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Dyson hopes you'll blow $435 on its high-tech hair dryer

Dubbed the Supersonic, Dyson says its new design is quieter and gentle on hair.

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Nokia to buy connected health gadgets firm Withings for $191 million

Nokia is paying 170 million euros to acquire French fitness gadgets company Withings in a bid to get into the connected healthcare market.

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Did you take your pills? The PillDrill medication tracking system will help you remember

This innovative device could lead to better medical outcomes while reducing family friction.

on techhive.com

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Going gluten-free is easy with Nima, a portable gluten-sensing device

This gadget is like a mini lab kit for testing your food.

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The future of fitness: Custom Gatorade, smart water bottles, and a patch that analyzes your sweat

We went inside Gatorade's Fuel Lab at South by Southwest Interactive to get a sneak peek at products in development.

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CardioSecur wants to turn your smartphone into an electrocardiogram machine

CardioSecur has just four wires but can provide the same results as a "12-lead" ECG (which confusingly uses just 10 wires), or even a 22-lead one taken at the doctor's office.

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How Under Armour went from shoes and sweats to a health dashboard that might save lives

Imagine if you knew when you'll be sick or if you'll have a heart attack—that's Under Armour's goal for connected fitness.

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Fitbit slims down with fashionable new Alta fitness tracker

The $130 fitness band puts a stylish spin on activity-tracking.

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Google Fit update enables workout tracking directly from Android Wear

Leave the phone in your pocket as you can now start a walk, run, or biking session right from your smartwatch.

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Altra IQ smart shoes give you feedback, tips to improve your running form

This running shoe and smartphone app combo hopes to become your virtual running coach.

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Lumo Run shorts could help you become a better runner

These shorts work with a sensor and an iPhone app to help you become a better runner.